I want to emphasize that the parking plenty will fill. Once the threshold is arrived at, no further non-allow motor vehicles will be authorized into the seaside parking places.
EXITING Soon after THE FIREWORKS:
At the close of the fireworks all auto ought to abide by specified exit routes and commence to the Publish Highway, no exceptions. Most vehicles will be prohibited from turning on to Put up Highway or Old Publish Road. This is to lower cross visitors, make it safer for pedestrians, and make it possible for for a lot quicker clearance of the seashore place.
Motor vehicles exiting SOUTH BENSON MARINA must exit to Riverside Push and then to the Post Road, where by they may perhaps move forward north certain on to Grasmere Avenue or east bound on to Fairfield Avenue.
Automobiles exiting JENNINGS Seaside ought to exit utilizing South Benson Street, which will be converted into two journey lanes in the north certain route. Automobiles in the right lane need to change on to Outdated Publish Highway in which they will progress to Submit Street at the Targeted visitors Circle. Automobiles in the left lane should progress straight across Submit Road and onto North Benson Road, they will not be equipped to turn on to Put up Road.
Vehicles exiting PENFIELD Beach front should exit Fairfield Seashore Road applying possibly Beach Street, Penfield Highway, or Reef Road. Website traffic on Beach Road will be directed throughout Publish Highway and onto Spherical Hill Highway. Targeted visitors on Penfield Highway will be directed to Mill Plain Street by way of Previous Publish Street and the Submit Street. Site visitors on Reef Road will be directed to Submit Street through Oldfield Road and Sasco Hill Road.
To assure the most handy exit, automobiles seeking to travel west (towards Westport) just after the fireworks need to park at Penfield Beach front. Cars wishing to travel east (toward Bridgeport) soon after the fireworks, ought to park at Jennings Beach front.
The next tips for parking are based mostly on the basic neighborhood you will be returning to:
Southport: Penfield Beach, exit applying Reef Highway.
College: Penfield Seaside, exit employing Seaside Road OR Jennings Beach front, exit working with South Benson in the left lane.
North Stratfield: Jennings Beach front, exit making use of South Benson in the remaining lane.
Stratfield: South Benson Marina or Jennings Seaside, exit using South Benson in the appropriate lane.
Tunxis Hill: South Benson Marina or Jennings Seaside, exit making use of South Benson in the ideal lane.
Fairfield Woods: Jennings Seaside, exit employing South Benson in the remaining lane.
Lake Mohegan: Penfield Beach, exit applying Penfield Street.
Greenfield Hill: Penfield Seashore, exit working with Penfield Street.
If you are buying up a spectator right after the fireworks, you will NOT be permitted access to roadways south of the Put up Street. It is suggested that you satisfy at the New York Sure side of the Fairfield Middle Teach Station (by means of Mill Plain Rd or Unquowa Rd) or wait around right up until visitors clears to enter the seaside place.
If you reside south of the Put up Highway, it is advisable that you wander or bike to the Firework exhibit and not use your automobile.
Be sure to be aware of the high quantity of car traffic on the summary of the Fireworks. Use sidewalks or selected pedestrian walking areas in which obtainable.
No fireworks of any form, including sparklers, are authorized on any of the shorelines or parking places. In addition, there is no alcohol, smoking, vaping or portable grills permitted at any Town beach front. Police will be strictly monitoring the seashore parts for violations.
There will be an elevated police presence in the seaside spot all through the working day of the fireworks. Report any suspicious or abnormal action to Law enforcement at (203) 254-4800 or DIAL 911 in an Crisis. EXITING After THE FIREWORKS: PARKING Suggestions: SPECTATOR Choose-UP: If you are selecting up a spectator after the fireworks, you will NOT be permitted obtain to roadways south of the Submit Highway. PEDESTRIANS: Limitations: Additional Facts: I would also like to remind people that it is unlawful in Connecticut for non-experienced, non-certified folks to purchase, use, have or market fireworks. Items these as bash poppers, snakes, smoke units and something that emits a flame are not legal for non-public use in Connecticut. Moreover, inhabitants are prohibited from purchasing fireworks somewhere else and transporting them into the Point out. I would also like to remind inhabitants that it is unlawful in Connecticut for non-qualified, non-licensed individuals to purchase, use, possess or market fireworks. Merchandise such as social gathering poppers, snakes, smoke equipment and everything that emits a flame are not authorized for personal use in Connecticut. In addition, inhabitants are prohibited from getting fireworks in other places and transporting them into the State. Only sparklers and fountains, which are non-explosive and non-aerial, are authorized in Connecticut. Sparklers and fountains, which are not regarded as fireworks in the point out of Connecticut
Brenda L. Kupchick
Fairfield Very first Selectwoman